Forty Years of Editing: Some Do's and Some Don'ts, 1978-2018
Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 5 – 7pm
This public lecture will mark the final School of English Staff-Postgraduate Seminar of the 2017/18 academic year. Professor Gerald Dawe, Fellow Emeritus at TCD, will be looking back on his career as an editor of poetry and criticism and offering some insights about the editorial process.
Professor Dawe was the founding director of Trinity Oscar Wilde Centre (1998-2015) in the School of English, has published eight collections of poetry and has edited several anthologies of Irish poetry and criticism including Earth Voices Whispering: Irish Poetry of War 1914-1945 (2008) and The Cambridge Companion to Irish Poets (2018). Professor Dawe’s paper will offer a wealth of knowledge about his experiences of editing and writing.
Campus Location: Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Room: Neill Lecture Theatre
Event Category: Alumni, Arts and Culture, Careers, Lectures and Seminars, Library, Public
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Undergrad, Postgrad, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Public